Our school membership is a great way to bring poetry to life in the classroom. Poetry can be linked to literacy, speaking and listening, and much more.
Want to find out how The Poetry Society membership can support your school’s Artsmark? Get in touch.
The Poetry Society school membership includes:
- Quarterly issues of our members’ newsletter, Poetry News.
- Quarterly copies of The Poetry Review, Britain’s leading poetry magazine featuring new work by the best contemporary poets (secondary only).
- A copy of either Jumpstart Poetry in the Secondary School or The Poetry Book for Primary Schools, filled with lesson plans and tips to support teachers using poetry in the classroom.
- Sets of Poems on the Underground posters delivered throughout the year.
- Free access to our Poets in Schools placement service offering advice about working with poets in education, and access to our nationwide network of experienced poet educators.
- Stickers, pens and other poetry goodies.
Primary school membership
Secondary school membership
If you would like to find out more, or if you would prefer to pay via an invoice, please email the Education Team. Please note that The Poetry Society team is still working from home and that we only have access to one phone line currently. Please email us where possible. Our apologies for any delays or difficulties.
Youth membership is for 11-18 year-olds who want to develop their love of poetry. Membership costs £15 and makes a great gift! Youth members receive posters, email newsletters, Poetry News, access to feedback on their poems, and much more.